Posts Tagged "West Bromwich Albion"

Nicolas Anelka, The Quenelle, Gestures & Words

Nicolas Anelka, The Quenelle, Gestures & Words

By on Jan 21, 2014 in Latest, Opinion | 3 comments

It was a tense and nervy evening at The Hawthorns tonight, as West Bromwich Albion and Everton played out a one-all draw that did neither too many favours in this year’s Premier League. Everton missed out on the chance to leapfrog back over Tottenham Hotspur and into fifth place in the table, whilst West Bromwich Albion rose to thirteenth place in the table...

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Deadline Day Panic: Peter Odemwingie’s Unplanned Trip To London

By on Feb 1, 2013 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

It was, all things considered, a relatively sane transfer deadline day. None of the biggest clubs got particularly involved, and no-one spent £70m on a life-sized perspex replica of Bobby Charlton in the hope amongst hopes that scientists might have perfected human cloning while no-one was looking. Professional football, however, would not be professional football...

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The Twohundredpercent Pre-Season Previews: West Bromwich Albion

By on Aug 8, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

Last season was one of stability for West Bromwich Albion, and while this in itself must have felt like a blessed relief for the supporters of the club it had an altogether more prosaic value to the club itself. A season mid-table stability to The Hawthorns brought a tangible and significant return on the clubs policy of living within it means throughout those years...

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Match Of The Midweek 1: West Bromwich Albion 1-3 Blackburn Rovers

By on Dec 29, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

To the outsider, Blackburn Rovers had always been one of the more stable Premier League clubs. However, since the arrival of Indian Poultry giants Venky’s last month, the off-field business at Ewood Park (covered elsewhere by Ian and Mark) has seen Rovers become the Premier League’s latest basket case. On the pitch, Steve Kean has had a loss at home to Stoke and a...

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